Small On Space, Big On Style: 4 Lessons from a 450-Square-Foot Greenwich Village Apartment
Jennie Cohen’s Personally, I’m less of a neutral girl and more of a play your bold card type. But what’s most intriguing about this space is that it really marries neutrality with personalized style statements. The icy (almost white) blue—Benjamin Moore’s Lily White—that cloaks the walls acts as a supportive backdrop for those pure whites that pop off its hushed hue.
Jun 21, 2017
Killer Color Palettes To Try if You Love Blue
Want to know what colors work best with blue? Here are five unexpected (& killer!) palettes to try.
Jun 21, 2017
Homebuyer Beware: Misleading Real Estate Photography Tricks
An online listing for a house is a lot like an online dating profile. You wouldn’t ever lie — better to set honest expectations — but you sure as hell are going to make your situation look as good as possible. That means flattering angles, ruthless editing and, yep, maybe a little Photoshop. If you’re browsing home listings to find your dream home, here are a few things to be wary of when it comes to real estate photography.
Jun 21, 2017
Get Ready: Everything That’s Coming to Netflix in July
If you’ve already caught up on the new season of Orange is the New Black, good news: Netflix has released its master list of what will be coming to the streaming service next month. Check it out below so you can properly plan your binge budget. No matter how many times you saw it in theaters (only three for me), you’ll be glad to know you can now watch Jack and Rose fall in love all over again whenever you want. Because we’ll never let go. Ever.
Jun 21, 2017
A Chic French Apartment With a Vintage Vibe
Name: Clemence, her partner and their cat Location: Saint Mandé, France The basics: 3 years, rented | 45 square meters (485 square feet) Clemence’s apartment mixes clean lines with leafy plants, black and white with pops of yellow. She also makes the most of the space, dividing it into areas designated for work and play. Tell us a little (or a lot) about your home and the people who live there: My boyfriend, my cat and I have lived in this apartment since 2014.
Jun 21, 2017
How to Store Necklaces & Other Jewelry: 14 Creative Ideas
These creative ideas—some to buy, some to DIY—will look great stored away or on display for all your favorite pieces.
Jun 21, 2017
This Is the Worst Way to Clean Before Anyone Comes Over
(Image credit: Marisa Vitale) From Kitchn → This Is the Worst Way to Clean Before Company Comes Over null
Jun 21, 2017
These Low-Light Houseplants Can Survive (and Thrive!) in Really Dark Rooms
From Apartment Therapy → Hero Houseplants That Survive (& Even Thrive!
Jun 21, 2017
Amazon’s New Service Lets You Try On Clothes Before You Buy Them
Have you ever shopped for clothes on Amazon? The retail giant wants to make it even easier with their new Prime Wardrobe, a service that lets you order apparel and try it on at home before you lay down that credit card. Prime Wardrobe includes men’s, women’s, and kid’s clothing, shoes, and accessories from both popular department store brands and Amazon’s in house fashion labels.
Jun 21, 2017
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Weekend Upgrade: Jenna’s Organized & Energized Bathroom Cabinets
Most people have too many products in the bathroom, but Jenna has a good excuse. Actually…two good excuses, with a third on the way. When you’re a parent, at some point your bathroom will be overtaken by baby shampoo, tub toys, and washcloths, combs, barrettes, and cutesy toothbrushes, lotions and ointments and Band-Aids in every color. The list goes on. As Jenna and her husband prep for the arrival of their third child, they need to find ways to maximize the space in their bathroom.
Jun 21, 2017
Before & After: Putting Some Pretty on a Porch
Kayla and Kyle’s porch felt like a missed opportunity. Dark, outdated and very much not their style, they weren’t spending a ton of time out there. Kayla finally had enough and set out to punch up the porch, turning it into a perfect spot for relaxing or hosting. From Kayla: My husband, Kyle, and I moved into his childhood home almost three years ago when his parents moved to the country.
Jun 21, 2017
How Long Should You Really Use Your Kitchen Sponge?
(Image credit: KPG Payless2) shutterstock From Kitchn → How Long Should You Use Your Kitchen Sponge? null
Jun 21, 2017
A High-Contrast Color Combo Trend for the Bedroom
There’s a color combination I’ve been seeing pop up in bedroom after bedroom recently. From transitional to eclectic to bohemian style, it seems to be the kind of combo that works with any decor look. And considering one half of the pair is very popular (like, the most popular), it’s not surprising that the trend is starting to swing in this direction.
Jun 21, 2017
Daily Marketplace Deals: Build Your Home With Essentials $300 and Under
We spend our days scouring the Marketplace for gems you can’t find anywhere else. Buy and sell with over 200,000 neighbors that love quality home furnishings and good design. As much as we might like to get little tchotchkes and accessories for our space (guilty as charged), every home needs to start from square one: basics like a solid coffee table, organized entryway and a plush rug create the essential foundation that let you move on to even more personalized touches.
Jun 21, 2017